Miss Arkansas

BEAUTY PAGEANT

OFFICIAL PRELIMINARY CONTEST OF THE MISS AMERICA PAGEANT

PRESENTED BY

PARAGOULD YOUNG MEN'S CIVIC CLUB

WED - THUR - JUNE 27- 28 , 1951

AT

HARMON FIELD

PARAGOULD , ARKANSAS

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THIS PROGRAM BELOW WAS IN A BOX OF OLD NEWSPAPERS MY HUSBUND PURCHASED FOR ME AT A YARD SALE . IF ANY OF THE PHOTOS YOU WOULD LIKE TO HAVE A LARGER VERSION JUST EMAIL ME .

RESEARCHED BY : TINA EASLEY

tina@grnco.net

http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ar/county/greene/

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ABOVE COVER OF MISS ARKANSAS SOUVINER PROGRAM .

YOLANDE BETBEZE - MISS AMERICA 1951 ON COVER .

 


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EASTERN ARKANSAS YOUNG MEN'S CLUB

SPONSORS OF MISS ARKANSAS BEAUTY PAGEANT

AND

PARAGOULD YOUNG MEN'S CIVIC CLUB

WELCOMES YOU TO

PARAGOULD

FOR THE 1951

MISS ARKANSAS PAGEANT

EAYMC OFFICERS

PAUL CHAMBERS , PRESIDENT , HELENA

BILL HEADSTREAM , VICE - PRES.

O.B. SCOTT , SEC. VICE PRES. , PARAGOULD , ARK.

MARVIN PARKE , THIRD VICE - PRES. , CABOT

DAVID SAMUELS , SECRETARY , PARAGOULD

EAGLE BOYD , TREASURER , DES ARC

GEORGE HEARD , SERGEANT AT ARMS , NEWPORT

RUSSELL HARRISON , RECORDER , BRINKLEY

 


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WELCOME TO PARAGOULD FROM

GREENE COUNTY'S OLDEST AND LARGEST BANK

COMPLETING 50 YEARS OF CONTINUOUS SERVICE TO OUR COMMUNITY .

NATIONAL BANK OF COMMERCE

A.H. WRAPE , PRES.

C.E. CROSSLAND , JR. EXECUTIVE VICE - PRES.

O.M. ATKINS , VICE - PRES.

MAURICE CATHEY , VICE - PRES.

W.W. MISENHIMER , CASHIER

EVELYN LONG , ASSISTANT CASHIER

LAWRENCE McCARROLL , ASSISTANT CASHIER

 


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MISS ARKANSAS 1950

MARY LOIS JENNINGS - HOT SPRINGS , ARKANSAS

 


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FORMER MISS ARKANSAS TITLE HOLDERS

TOP RIGHT - MISS ARKANSAS 1943 - DORIS JEANNE LOVE OF JONESBORO , ARKANSAS

BOTTOM LEFT - MISS ARKANSAS 1944 - MISS MINEOLA GRAHAM OF BRINKLEY , ARKANSAS

 


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TOP RIGHT - MISS ARKANSAS 1945 - MISS LESLIE HAMPTON OF LAKE VILLAGE , ARKANSAS NOW MRS. CLYDE SCOTT

BOTTOM LEFT - MISS ARKANSAS 1946 - MISS BECKY McCALL OF BLYTHEVILLE , ARKANSAS

 


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TOP RIGHT - MISS ARKANSAS 1947 - MISS PEARL CAMP OF LITTLE ROCK , ARKANSAS NOW MRS. BILL WARREN OF LITTLE ROCK .

MIDDLE - MISS ARKANSAS OF 1948 - MISS VAN LOUIS McDANIEL OF FORREST CITY , ARKANSAS , NOW MRS. WILLIAM TUCKER OF FORREST CITY .

BOTTOM LEFT - MISS ARKANSAS OF 1949 - MISS BARBARA JEAN BROTHERS OF LITTLE ROCK , ARKANSAS

 


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PROGRAM ADS

PROUD SPONSER OF MISS ARKANSAS

ED WHITE JUNIOR SHOE CO.

MANUFACTURERS OWENED AND OPERATED BY

ED WHITE , JR. & VIRGINIA WHITE


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OFFICIAL HOSTESS

TOP LEFT - MISS DIANE MACK OF PARAGOULD WAS MISS PARAGOULD OF 1950

MIDDLE - MISS PATSY SCHREIT, PARAGOULD - MAID TO MISS ARKANSAS

BOTTOM LEFT - MISS JACKIE GRAY, PARAGOULD - MAID TO MISS ARKANSAS

 


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MISS EL DORADO - THE OIL CAPITOL OF ARKANSAS

MISS JOHNETTE NORRIS JACKSON

DAUGHTER OF MR. AND MRS. JOHN L. JACKSON

 


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PROGRAM ADS

PROUD SPONSERS OF MISS ARKANSAS

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CAPITOL AND MAJESTIC

THEATERS

SUNSET - DRIVE-IN THEATER

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ROLAND MOTOR COMPANY

114 MAIN ST.

PARAGOULD , ARK.

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RIVERSIDE

STATION AND CAFE

HWY 25E

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SMITH'S FLOWER SHOP

PARAGOULD , ARK.

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MISS PARAGOULD

MISS JO ANN WILBOURN

 


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